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Audrey Bauer Retrospective

Exhibit on display through July 2015

New and Rehung Gallery!


Event Date: 
06/02/2015 - 3:45pm to 07/30/2015 - 5:00pm

Midsummer Festival


Midsummer Festival, Bismarck.   June 20

Celebrating the longest day of the year, the afternoon features family activities ($.25 activity tickets) and an 8:30 pm evening with live music at the Gazebo (adult oriented with admission charge; alcohol available).  Enjoy “Lighting Magic at the Hollow” with hundreds of antique LED lights for ambiance!  www.shtap.org

Event Date: 
06/20/2015 - 1:00pm

Free Kat Perkins Concert

The public is invited to a free concert by Kat Perkins on Saturday, June 6 from 4-5:30 p.m. to celebrate the debut of the outdoor Prairie Amphitheater at the North Dakota Heritage Center. No seating will be provided, so please bring blankets or lawn chairs.
Concessions will be available, and no alcohol is allowed on State Capitol Grounds.  Kat Perkins merchandise will be available for purchase and signing following the performance.

Event Date: 
06/06/2015 - 4:00pm

Free Public Concert with Jessie Veeder Celebrating Her New Album Release

Watford City based singer/songwriter and Nashville recording artist Jessie Veeder is celebrating the release of her fourth original studio album, “Northern Lights,” by hosting a CD release concert and party on Thursday, June 4 at 7 p.m. at the North Dakota Heritage Center in Bismarck. The event for all ages is open to the public. Members of Frog Holler String Band, along with Jessie’s father Gene Veeder, will be backing Jessie at her CD release party.

Event Date: 
06/04/2015 - 7:00pm

First Presbyterian Fine Arts Festival

First Presbyterian Fine Arts Festival takes place September 12-13, 2015.  They will be "celebrating creation on the prairie" with the two-day event. Features of the festival will include the always popular High Tea on Saturday, September 12, with two seatings, Gift Gallery, Antiques and Collectibles Gallery, Coffee House and other events still in the works. This show is a juried art exhibit with cash awards in six media categories. For more information visit http://www.fpcbismarck.com/events.html.

Event Date: 
09/12/2015 - 10:00am to 09/13/2015 - 4:00pm

Bismarck Live Art Auction

Brought by the North Dakota Museum of Art. The North Dakota Museum of Art is holding a live Art Auction in Bismarck on June 9 at Sixteen03 Main Events. The public is invited to bid on forty-five works of contemporary art by artists from across North Dakota and neighboring states. Selected by NDMOA Director, Laurel Reuter, the range will include paintings, prints, sculpture, works on paper, and craft media.

Event Date: 
06/09/2015 - 6:30pm

Andrew Knudson: A Plains Perspective exhibit

Andrew Knudson: A Plains Perspective exhibit and Nicholas Holzer, Member artist exhibit.

In conjunction with the BAGA Annual Meeting & Volunteer Appreciation Reception, Friday June 5.

Meeting: 4:30-5pm; reception: 5-7pm; and gallery chat: 5:30pm

Exhibit runs June 2-26, 2015

Bismarck Art & Galleries Association

Event Date: 
06/02/2015 - 12:00pm to 06/26/2015 - 6:00pm

Medora Musical

Performances every evening at 7:30 pm MDT! 

June 5 - September 12

The Medora Musical is the rootin'-tootinest, boot-scootinest show in all the west! There's no other show quite like it. 

Set in the outdoor splendor of the rugged North Dakota Badlands, this professionally produced, high energy, western-style musical show is proudly dedicated to the legacy of America's 26th President, Theodore Roosevelt, and the time he spent here in the Badlands of the Dakota Territory. Each show pays tribute to American patriotism and the Old West.

Event Date: 
06/05/2015 - 7:30pm to 09/12/2015 - 7:30pm

Wade Westin Music Fest in Medora

Wade Westin Music Fest in Medora. For more information visit http://www.medora.com/do/events/

The Wade Westin Music Festival features cast and band members of the Medora Musical and solo act Greg Hager. The festival pays tribute to the life of former Burning Hills Singer and previous host of the Medora Musical, Wade Westin.

Time: 11:00am – 5:00pm MDT 
Location: Chuckwagon Patio
Event Date: 
09/06/2015 - 11:00am

Grand Finale Senior Exhibition Art Show

DSU presents Grand Finale Senior Exhibition Art Show, DSU Art Gallery.

Event Date: 
04/13/2015 - 1:45pm to 04/30/2015 - 4:00pm


North Dakota Council on the Arts

It is our mission to promote, preserve and perpetuate the arts in North Dakota.